Children's

Family Storytime this Saturday, April 7 @ 11:00 am

Looking for a fun way to spend your Saturday morning?  Join us for Family Storytime at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 7.   We'll have stories, songs,and fingerplays.  This program is recommended for the whole family.   No tickets are needed for this program.  We meet in the Children's Department in the seating area near the clock.

Kingwood Pop-Up Continues in April!

The Kingwood Pop-up will be continuing through April! In addidtion to our regular storytimes we will also have Adult Crafternoons this month (Online registration required as space is limited)! Join us for Adult Crafternoons, Lapsit Storytime, Toddler Storytime and Family Storytime on the following dates:

Tuesday, April 3: Lapsit Story Time @ 11 AM and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.
Wednesday, April 4: Toddler Time @ 11 AM, Adult Crafternoon @ 1 PM, and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.

Tuesday, April 17: Lapsit Story Time @ 11 AM and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.
Wednesday, April 18: Toddler Time @ 11 AM, Adult Crafternoon @ 1 PM, and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.

Tuesday, April 24: Lapsit Story Time @ 11 AM and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.
Wednesday, April 25: Toddler Time @ 11 AM, Adult Crafternoon @ 1 PM, and Family Story Time @ 4 PM.

STEM Time – RBG Pixels [7+] - Wednesday, April 11 at 5 PM

From TVs to computer screens to our phones, pixels are everywhere.

Our STEM Time this month will be focusing on explaining how we get the different bands of color to show true on a variety of devices.

On Wednesday, April 11th, join us in the Library Community Room at 5 PM to more about the dancing lights of color. 

New Toddler Times at NC

toddler timeWe will have 2 Toddler times for the month of April at North Channel Library.
10:15 AM and 11:15 AM
Toddler Time is a year round program recommended for ages 18 months - 3 years.
Join us tomorrow for either time to hear some fun stories about Piggies and make a Letter P Pig Craft.
Follow us on Facebook or pick up a Calender to see what other fun events we have waiting for you this month at the library.

Autism Awareness Celebration

Autism AwarenessNorth Channel will be participating in Autism Awareness Day this afternoon with a celebration. Join us at 4:30 PM, April 2nd, 2018, for a story, craft, and refreshments followed by a balloon release. 

Autism Society defines autism spectrum disorder (ASD) as a complex developmental disability; signs typically appear during early childhood and affect a person’s ability to communicate, and interact with others. ASD is defined by a certain set of behaviors and is a “spectrum condition” that affects individuals differently and to varying degrees.

Drone Flying Club [8 to Adult] - Monday, April 9 at 5 PM

The South Belt Ellington area has always been an innovative location for the expansion of aerospace.

With a grant from the Parker Williams and Harris County Friends of the Library, we have been able to purchase the equipment to begin our own drone flying club.

If you have ever wanted to learn how to fly a quadcopter, you can learn right here at the Parker Williams Branch Library on the second and fourth Monday from 5 PM to 6 PM. 

Descubriendo a su Hijo

En abril, la biblioteca va a ofrecer una serie de clases sobre los mejores métodos de criar a sus hijos. En la primera clase, jueves, el 12 de abril, a las 1:30, los expertos van a descutir cómo la familia le afecta al individuo. Va a ser muy esclarecedor e interesante. Esperamos que usted venga.
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Movie and Markers – The Lego Ninjago Movie (PG) 90 min. [10+] - Thursday, April 5 at 4 PM

“Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas.” – imdb.com


Join us on April 5th starting at 4 PM in the Library Community Room to watch The Lego Ninjago Movie.

To go along with the movie, coloring sheets and markers will be provided during the movie. 

April Events in the Children's Department

Looking for some fun activities for the children in April?  Here are some events we will have in the Children's Department.

Maker Monday - 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23 and 4/30 at 4:30 pm.  This weekly afterschool program for children 5-12 years old features a craft or activity.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Tween Afternoon Art - 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, and 4/25 at 4:30 pm.  This weekly art history program is for children 8-12 years old.  It will feature historical information and an art activity each week in April..  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.

Family Storytime - Saturdays 4/7 and 4/21 at 11:00 am.  These storytimes features stories, songs, and fingerplays for the whole family.  No tickets are needed for this program.

March Book Club on Wednesday, March 28 @4:30 pm

  We'll be featuring Beverly Cleary's Beezus And Ramona in the March Book Club this Wednesday, March 28 at 4:30 pm..  This monthly program features a book along with an activity such as a craft or viewing a movie adaptation of the book.   We'll start out with a brief summary of the book and then view a movie adaptation.  Snack will be provided. Free tickets given out at 4:00 pm.  reommended for children 5-12 years old.

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